In All Things, Give Thanks.

In this season, one that causes us to rush around, I try to slow down and reflect over everything the Lord has done over this year. I have so much to be thankful for. I could probably write an extremely long entry detailing everything that comes to mind, but the thing I am most thankful... Continue Reading →

Finally, Fall.

What a joy it is to share with you all the work the Lord is doing on campus at University of Cincinnati through H2O Church. Lately, I have been extremely encouraged by the opportunities I have to join in furthering the Kingdom. Since my last update, things have been constantly moving and I have been... Continue Reading →

Welcome Back Bearcats!

Hello Family and Friends! It has been a whirlwind of a month. We have been prepping, planning, and praying for all of our welcome back ("Blitz Week") events and now we are finally on the other side. What an incredible few weeks it has been with H2O church. The Lord has clearly been moving and... Continue Reading →

Present in His Presence.

The other day I was stopped in my tracks by a huge thunder storm. It came on like a massive wall of power. The rain was pouring down, lightening lit up the sky, and thunder shook my car as I pulled over to wait for it to break. Both on my way up and back... Continue Reading →

Here as in Heaven

Do you ever feel like the world is spinning around you, but your feet seem to be stuck? There is this sense of forward motion, however you cannot seem to allow yourself to budge even a little? Normal tasks seem difficult, your world seems a bit more muted, and sometimes it feels as if you... Continue Reading →

Embracing Grace.

The other day while I was out grocery shopping, I found myself feeling really down and distracted. Though for a single moment, God broke through whatever cloud is currently fogging my vision to remind me of the journey I had prayed for only 9 months ago. Back in late October/early November, during a very turbulent... Continue Reading →

More of You, Less of Me.

I was sitting on my front porch the other day, it was absolutely beautiful out. The sun was shining, the flowers are in full bloom, and you could hear the soft sounds of the trains breaking as they come into the city. I never thought this would be something I enjoyed, the melodic sounds of... Continue Reading →

The Fight for Joy.

One of the things I find myself consistently growing in is Joy. People tell me that joy is a spiritual gift of mine and that it is a strength in my life. For those who may not know, my middle name is Joy and it is the very reason I started this blog. On the... Continue Reading →

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